Second short quake recorded south of Grand Cayman

| 04/09/2014

(CNS): The earth was moving again yesterday evening when a second earthquake was recorded in the Cayman area on the same day. This time the tremor registered 5.3 on the Richter scale slightly higher than the morning quake but was a little further away. According to the US Geological Survey the epicenter of the Wednesday’s second quake which happened at 6:34pm was around 27 miles south of George Town at a depth of just over six miles. This followed the morning earthquake of 5.1 some 22 miles south of Grand Cayman at around 5am. There were no reports of any damage or injuries in either event. See details here

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  1. Anonymous says:

    I just came here to eat popcorn and read the comments 

  2. Anonymous says:

    For 10:18 and all those like minded-

    It's sinners.  You should know how to spell what you are.  Anyway God can do whatever He feels like.  He just happened to create certain countries in certain areas.  Some have tornadoes, some tsunamis, some earthquakes and hurricanes.  So you see whether it's wind, rocks or water He's going to get everyone at their appointed time.  Just happy to know some of us are ready for that.  Are you?  Oh and be careful crossing the street.

  3. windinguup says:

    This earthquack is clearly the result of the EXPATS taking over Cayman and corrupting our CHRISTIAN ways. GOD is angry. If my fellow Caymanians STOP having gey sex with foreigners and read your bibles the LORD will stop these earthquacks.

    • Anonymous says:

      Keep your anti-Christ comments to yourself…please! nobody cares to hear them.

      its our choice to follow our Christ and your choice to follow the Devil. in this world there are two Spirits, light and darnkness. Good and evil. Most mankind hate the light, it exposes their evil deeds, so they shun the light.

      Mankind might shun the light but he is not going to  escape  his judgement for his dark deeds.

       

      God bless you all and have a nice day!

      • Anonymous says:

        If we promise to keep our 'anti Christ' comments to ourselves will you keep your 'pro Christ' comments to your self? sounds like a good deal to me

    • Anonymous says:

      Nah 11.31, it's all down to illiteracy and bad spelling. 

    • Anonymous says:

       11:31.Forrest Gump would say "Stupid is, as stupid does". Yours  is  a stupid post;here's your sign.

  4. Anonyanmous says:

    Not to worry, those who believe nothing will happen keep believing it, nothing to worry about just another day in paradise living it up and living ungodly. As for me and my house we will keep the faith in God.

    • Anonymous says:

      See how the churches twist everything here? You are supposed to love God and they neighbour and fear satan. Lots of love on here, mostly of thyself. Pride is a sin too.

  5. Knot S Smart says:

    My bed was shaking last night too… But it was after the earthquake…

  6. Anonymous says:

    Thank the Lord Jesus above that this is one thing that can't be blamed on foreigners or those with Cayman Status.

    • Anonymous says:

      I blame the Status Grants.  For everything.  They were illegal don't you know.  Honesty.  But we did nothing.  Because then we could moan about them forever, rather being told they were legal.  So I blame them.

    • Anonymous says:

      And the PPM

    • Anonymous says:

      Or Makeeva!

    • Anonyanmous says:

      Thank you Lord Jesus for keeping us safe while many in our midst deny your existence.

      • Anonymous says:

        I'm confused, we thank lord Jesus for keeping us safe but then people say that god caused the earthquake?? It's like a stranger coming up to you, pulling a gun and then not firing a shot? do we thank him for not firing or do we call him a jerk for pulling a gun and scaring the bejesus out of us?

    • Anonymous says:

      Someone will find a way, you just wait!

  7. Anonymous says:

    MAG 5.3

    • Anonymous says:

      It gets funnier every time you watch.  Scary.  Scary as hell.  But funny too.

  8. rick says:

    Did anyone else feel a tremor around 4?

  9. Anonymous says:

    Government needs to do something about these earthquakes. Two earthquakes in less than 24hrs… Something nah right bobo

    • Anonymous says:

      For God sake please stop  making fun of Caymanians. Also to the other post there is no Caymanian so stupid as to blame the bunch of you ungratefuls for an earthquake. However I will say that even such a disaster as an earthquake would not let you want to go back to your Country.

    • Anonymous says:

      Thanks Obama

  10. Anonymous says:

    Did anyone feel a third one around 4:15? I don't think I'm nuts but I felt something! I mean could a plane literally vibrate the ground and shake you out of your chair? (near airport)

  11. Pink Parrot says:

    It must be all the gay sex I have been having.

  12. Anonymous says:

    anybody got the link for the earthquake lady? I need to watch that again. 

  13. Anonymous says:

    i feel it last night also…. ground was shaking heavy, my bed up and down too and windows start to rattle loud noise coming in and i feel noises thru my ears….breathing heavy ,my door shut and open twice ….thought a stunami coming  right thru but it stop just in time….. i only see a small wetness underneath onto  my carpet floor and thank god nothing damage !!

  14. Anonymous says:

    Why does CNS automatically assume no damage?  No building collapses maybe, but not damage free.  I'm going to have some bills.

    • Anonymous says:

      On January 19th 2010 when Cayman experienced a 5.9 shake, I felt it but my wife who was in an office in Savannah at the time, didn’t.  During the rest of that day I met several people who hadn’t felt anything either and they were pretty cross about it.

      Because the Richter Scale is logarithmic, a 5.9 earthquake is 6x more powerful than a 5.3 (a 6 is ten times more energetic than a 5).

      You may have bills.  So do I.  But I promise you and everyone else that your bills have nothing to do with the 5.3 earthquake you may have experienced.

  15. Anonymous says:

    MAG 5.2 CNS

  16. Anonymous says:

    The article above is man's version of the quakes, but it is very interesting to read Matthew chapter 24 and begin reading at Verse 5 on through 39. God loved us so much he gave us a choice to serve Him or reject him, choose your destiny, and belive me the world will one day come to an end. No way in this world can all the happenings continue without reprocusion! The crimes, killings, robberies, kidnapping, prostitution, extortion, overcharging, the love of money and the list can go on for miles and miles. The only hope for this world is for the Creator to come and destroy sin forever. This earth needs a cleansing!  And I am not going to mention other countries around the world, right here in Cayman we have enough garbage to clean up and all the above crimes mentioned are very prevelant in Cayman. The crime of extortion and overcharging thy brother has become a national pleasure to the billing community, every month an additional fee is attached to our bills, if someone do a little job for you they charge you an arm and also ask for the leg. What has become of this country, just killing the poor, marrying , eating, partying and not even realising the days of Noah are righ here upon us. Caymanians get your house in order, the way we are forced to live now is far from the foundation laid down for us by our forefathers, gone are the days of our heritage for hard work, honesty and a Godly atmosphere. It is ALL for the money now. God have merey on us all!

    • Anonymous says:

      You do understand that for all the power of God he is only able to 'cause' earthquakes along plate tectonic fault plates. One might have thought if he was that powerful he could 'cause' and earthquake anywhere on the planet he wanted? Or perhaps siners coincidentally only live along plate boundaries???

      • Anonymous says:

        He created the world- just maybe he put the plates exactly where he wanted them from the begining!!.  When the big one come it will break open the Mt. of Olives!! He already set that up too.

      • Anonymous says:

        PS Not all earthquakes occur along plate edges.

         

        I guess you just gave us evidence that there is a God.

        Thanks

      • Anonymous says:

        Who told you that his punishments were confined to earthquakes? You're not thinking too clearly.

      • JudeanPeople's front says:

        Do not test him shallow ones. Remember the Lily and do the birds not fly south for the winter?

      • Anonymous says:

        It's sinners.  You should know how to spell what you are.  Anyway God can do whatever He feels like.  He just happened to create certain countries in certain areas.  Some have tronadoes, some tsunamis, some earthquakes and hurricanes.  So you see whether it's wind, rocks or water He going to get everyone at their appointed time.  Oh be careful crossing the street.

      • Anonyanmous says:

        You will see and feel his power very soon. I hope for the sake of the few righteous that are in these islands he will put the lamb’s blood over the door as he did during the Passover. Thank you God for your power and ability to ignore the ignorance of unbelievers. I pray that the love of God will surround the Cayman Islands and in the process cleanse these islands and return the hearts of your people back to you. This country longs for your presence and ask that you take us back to the place where we once believed, trusted and worshiped you in all things.

        • Anonymous says:

          Please define 'very soon'. Christians have been saying that the end days are coming for over a thousand years. When year 999 ad ticked over to 1,000 ad Christians around Europe were convinced the end was nigh. Again during the black death – probably mankinds lowest point in the last 3,000 years at least – Christians were saying how the end was coming, soon the lord would take them away. This has been going on for a thousand years so what makes this time different? The world is a much safer, kinder less violent place today then it has ever been. There is far less murder, rape, child molestation now then in at least 2,000 years so why is God coming now??? doesn't seem to make any sense. Does he plan to destroy everything when the world is actually doing pretty well? what an odd god you have

      • Anonymous says:



        Your ignorance is amusing. Thank you for the laugh, I am sure God is laughing at you too.

    • Anonymous says:

      God was willing to spare Sodom for the sakes of 10 righteous people, you don't think Cayman has that many?